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THE

REBELLION RECORD:

;

A Diary of American Events,

WITH

DOCUMENTS, NARRATIVES, ILLUSTRATIVE INCIDENTS,

POETRY, ETC.

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WITH FOURTEEN PORTRAITS ON STEEL, AND VARIOUS MAPS AND DIAGRAMS.

NEW, YORK:
G. P. PUTNAM, 441 BROADWAY.
CHAS. T. EVANS, 448 BROADWAY,

1863.

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ENTERED, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1862, by

G. P. PUTNAM,
in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of

New-York.

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REBELLION RECORD.

CONTENTS OF THE FIFTH VOLUME.

DIARY
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II.—DOCUMENTS,

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Boston “ Journal ” Account,

48

1. Occupation of New-Orleans, La........

1

Mobile “ Register ” Account,.

51

2. Fight on the Mississippi River:

14. Opening of Southern Ports:

Report of Lieut. Lowry,.

2

President Lincoln's Proclamation,. 51

3. Fight at Clark's Hollow, Va.,

3

Treasury Department Circular,.

52

4. Battle at Farmington, Miss. :

15. The Retreat of General Banks :

General Pope's Despatch,.

4

General Banks's Report,

52

Secretary Scott's

5

Gordon's

56

6

59

5. Occupation of Yorktown, Va.,.

Lieut.-Colonel Andrews's Report,

6. Gorernor Rector's Address, May 5,...... 11

National Accounts, .

60

7. Battle of Williamsburgh, Va. :

Mary A. Denison's Account,

66

General McClellan's Despatch,... 13 16. Battle of Hanover Court-House, Va.,

67

Hooker's Report,

13 17. Battle of Fair Oaks, Va. :

Kearny's

16

Gen. McClellan's Despatch,.

72

Birney's

17

Keyes's Report,

73

McClellan's Tribute,.

19

Plan of the Battle,

New-York “Evening Post” Narrative, 19

Gen. Casey's Report, .

79

Richmond " Dispatch " Account,.... 26

Naglee's

81

8. Battle of Somerville Heights, Va. :

Peck's

84

Report of Col. Foster,.

27

Richardson's Letter,.

87

9. Battle of West-Point, Va., .

28

Gorman's Letter,

88

Boston “ Journal” Account,

30

Cincinnati “ Commercial ” Account,. 89

J. E. Montgomery's Account,

32

Casey's Division in the Battle,. .

93

10. Battle at McDowell, Va. :

Gen. Johnston's Report, (rebel,)

96

Report of Gen. Milroy, .

34

Jeff Davis's Address,.

97

Gen. Schenck,

35

Richmond “ Dispatch ” Account,. 97

Col. McLean,

36

Memphis “Appeal” Account,.

102

Cincinnati “ Commercial " Account, ... 38 18. Battle of Cross-Keys, Va.:
Lynchburgh (Va.) “Republican " Ac-

General Fremont's Despatches,

104

count, :

39

Schenck's Report,....

103

11. Occupation of Norfolk, Va., .

40

Cincinnati “ Commercial ” Account,... 106

12. The Destruction of the Merrimac:

19. Battle of Port Republic, Va. :

Report of Com. Tatnall, ..

46

General Fremont's Report,...

110

13. The Evacuation of Pensacola :

Tyler's Report,

110

Commodore Porter's Report,..

48

Colonel Dunning's Letter,

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Colonel Carroll's Operations,

112

Gen. Fremont's Order,.

141

20. The Rebel Conscription Act, . .

113

Cincinnati “Commercial" Account,. 141

21. Capture of Pass Christian, Miss.,.

114

New-York “Tribune" Account,. 143

22. Fight at Lebanon, Tenn. :

45. Skirmish near Cold Harbor, Va.,.... 144

General Dumont's Despatch,

115 46. Brig.-Gen. Loan's Guerrilla Order,

145

Duffield's Report,

115 47. President Lincoln's Message, May 27,... 145

23. Bragg's Address to his Army,.

116 48. Reconnoissance towards Petersburgh, Va., 146

24. Battle of Farmington, Miss. :

49. Colonel Elliott's Expedition :

General Pope's Report,.

117

Gen. Pope's Report,

147

Colonel Hatch's

117

A National Account,

147

Cincinnati “Commercial ” Account,... 117 50. Occupation of Corinth, Miss. :

Richmond “Dispatch ” Account, 119

General Halleck's Despatch,

149

25. Operations in York River, Va. :

Sherman's Report, ....

149

Lieut.-Com. Phelps's Report,. ........ 120

Cincinnati “Gazette" Account,

152

26. Attack on Sewell's Point, Va.:

51. Col. Rush's Cavalry Scout,

158

Commodore Goldsborough's Report,... 121 52. Fight at Harper's Ferry, Va. :

Baltimore “American " Account,

121

Gen. Saxton's Report,

159

27. Proclamation of Governor Andrew Johnson, 53. Fremont's Pursuit of Jackson,.

161

May 9,......

123 54. Evacuation of Fort Pillow:

28. Emancipation of Slaves :

Col. Ellet's Report,

163

Gen. Hunter's Proclamation, May 9,... 123 National Accounts,

164

29. The Destitution of New-Orleans,.

124 55. Fight at Jasper, Tenn. :

30. Naval Fight at Fort Pillow :

Gen. Negley's Report, .

168

Capt. Davis's Report,

124

Cincinnati “ Commercial ” Account,... 169

Com. Pennock's Despatch..

125 56. Operations in East-Tennessee :

Chicago “Times ” Report, ..... 125

Gen. Negley's Despatches,..... 170

Capt. Montgomery's Report, (rebel,)... 126 57. The Camp of Instruction at Annapolis, Md., 170

31. Slavery in Virginia :

58. General Kearny's Order No. 15,

171

Governor Pierpont's Message, May 10,. 127 59. Battle of Tranter's Creek, N. C.,.... 171

32. Capture of the Maria Teresa :

60. The Fall of Memphis, Tenn. :

Commodore Du Pont's Report,

128

Com. Davis's Reports,

174

33. Seizure of Specie at New-Orleans:

Col. Ellet's Despatches,.

175

Gen. Butler and the Consuls,.

128

Capt. Phelps's Letter,.

177

34. Gen. Beauregard's Order, May 10,

130

Cincinnati “Commercial ” Account,... 177

35. Occupation of Rogersville, Ala. :

Memphis “Appeal ” Account,..

181

Gen. Mitchel's Report,

131 61. Rebel Operations on the White River, Ark. :

Negley's Report,

131

Capt. Fry's Report, (rebel,)...... 183

86. Seizure of the Planter :

62. Exchange of Prisoners :

Com. Du Pont's Report,..

132

Lieut.-Col. Whipple's Report, ...... 184

37. The Batlle on James River, Va. :

63. Occupation of Harrisonburgh, Va. :

Official Reports,

133

General Fremont's Despatches,... 185

38. Gen. Butler's Order No. 28,..

136

New-York “ Tribune" Account,...... 185

39. Rebel Fast Proclamation, May 16,.. 136 64. Expedition to East-Tennessee :

40. The Rights of Neutrals in the South :

General Negley's Despatch,.

187

The Destruction of Cotton,...

137

Colonel Hambright's Report,.

187

41. Battle at Russell's House, Tenn. :

Accounts and Narratives,..

188

Gen. Sherman's Report,

137 65. Execution of Wm. B. Mumford :

42. President Lincoln's “Hunter" Proclamation,

New-Orleans “Delta" Account, ....... 190

May 19,.....

138 66. Fight at the Waddell Farm, Ark.:

43. Battle at Front Royal, Va. :

Colonel Brackett's Report,

190

Gen. Banks's Report,

139

Jacksonport “Cavalier” Account,.... 191

Lieut. Thompson's Account, .

140 67. Stuart's Raid on the Pamunkey River, Va. :

Lynchburgh (Va.) “Republican" Ac-

General Stuart's Report, (rebel,)...... 192

140

count, ..

195

Lee's Order,

196

44. Battle at Lewisburgh, Va.:

Richmond “ Dispatch ” Account,.

Col. Crook's Order, .

141

" Examiner"

198

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